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Moreton Bay Marine Park Dolphin Cruise Including Lunch

Enjoy a full-day tour to Moreton Island with activities that include a dolphin cruise, snorkeling around the Tangalooma Wrecks and watch colorful fish feeding next to your boat. Your itinerary at Moreton Bay Marine Park includes time to swim, relax on the beach and climb sand dunes. Your naturalist guide shows you all the natural wonders, and your tour includes morning and afternoon tea, lunch and optional round-trip transport from Brisbane or Gold Coast hotels.
  • Duration: 7 hours
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  • Duration: 7 hours
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Aquaduck Safari Gold Coast City and River Tour

Experience the Gold Coast’s beautiful Surfers Paradise on a tour aboard an amphibious Aquaduck. Bring the kids and hop aboard this unusual dual-purpose vessel for a jaunt along the area’s picturesque beaches and past local landmarks like Palazzo Versace and Marina Mirage. Then, enjoy a thrilling river cruise past the glitz of millionaire’s row as the Aquaduck transforms from a bus into a boat.
  • Duration: 1 hour
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  • Duration: 1 hour
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Gold Coast Sunset Cruise with Optional Seafood Dinner

Go sailing on the Gold Coast Broadwater at sunset aboard a luxury sailboat. Glide past landmarks such as the Southport Yacht Club, Marina Mirage, Wave Break Island and Surfers Paradise on this romantic and relaxing 2-hour sunset cruise. Travel in a small group with a maximum of 10 people, and enjoy complimentary sparkling wine and appetizers during your sunset cruise. Have the option to upgrade to include a gourmet dinner featuring fresh Australian seafood.
  • Duration: 2 hours
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Gold Coast Sailing Cruise with Optional Seafood Lunch

Discover the glittering waters and sandy beaches of the Gold Coast on this 2-hour luxury sailboat cruise. Sip a complimentary glass of sparkling wine and tuck into appetizers as you set sail along the Gold Coast Broadwater, passing waterfront landmarks like the Marina Mirage, Wave Break Island and Surfers Paradise. Alternatively, upgrade to include a delicious 2-course lunch on-board and indulge in a lavish seafood platter. This small-group tour is limited to 10 participants, ensuring an intimate experience.
  • Duration: 2 hours
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  • Duration: 2 hours
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Tropical Fruit World with Wildlife Boat Cruise, Mini Train Ride from Gold Coast

Visit Tropical Fruit World, where you can learn about tropical fruit around the world and taste the fruit grown on the farm. Cruise down the farm's waterway and feed the wild birds as they swim and swoop alongside the boat, then transfer to a miniature train for a ride through the eucalyptus trees.
  • Duration: 8 hours
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  • Duration: 8 hours
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Midday Cruise and Snacks Included

Wind your way along the scenic canals and waterways of Australia’s Gold Coast on this 90-minute cruise from Surfers Paradise. Glide along the waterways of Broadwater; enjoy views of Chevron Island and Paradise Waters; and marvel over the glittering Palazzo Versace hotel and the famous SeaWorld resort. Listen to the on-board commentary as you pass historic sites and modern landmarks, then indulge in a delicious morning tea or lunch on-board.
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
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  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
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Spirit Broadwater Cruises

It’s time to relax and unwind… Join Spirit of Gold Coast for a serene journey through the iconic Gold Coast Broadwater. Witness the beauty of the Gold Coast from a unique vantage point, while cruising through calm waters on Spirit’s Super Catamaran.Your 2-hour Gold Coast adventure will be guided with informative local commentary from Spirit’s own Tour Guide. You will have the opportunity to learn about the icons of the Gold Coast, including the natural beauty and history of South Stradbroke Island.
  • Duration: 2 hours
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  • Duration: 2 hours
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Gold Coast Lunch Cruise

Soak up the sights of the Gold Coast during a 2-hour lunch cruise that departs from Surfers Paradise and travels up the Nerang River to the Broadwater. Hear live commentary about landmarks that you pass such as the Southport Yacht Club, Marina Mirage, Palazzo Versace hotel, Wave Break Island and South Stradbroke Island. Enjoy a buffet lunch with seafood and chicken main dishes, and have the option to purchase drinks at the bar.
  • Duration: 2 hours
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  • Duration: 2 hours
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Gold Coast Whale Watching Experience

Spotting whales in their natural habitat can be tricky if you don't know where to look. Skip the guesswork on this whale-watching cruise, which guarantees you will see humpback whales as they migrate past the Gold Coast from May to October or you receive a complimentary second cruise. The tour is led by a marine biologist guide who is passionate about conservation and offers insights into whale behavior that enrich the experience. Includes morning tea and a photo booklet souvenir.
  • Duration: 3 hours
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  • Duration: 3 hours
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Gold Coast Catch a Crab Tour with Optional Seafood Lunch

Australia’s rivers and lakes are teeming with exciting wildlife, and this morning trip along the Tweed River gives you a unique opportunity to get close to them and see them in their natural habitat. Make friends with the pelicans, go ‘pumping’ for yabbies, catch some big local mud crabs and learn about the local river ecosystem from your guide.
  • Duration: 3 hours
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  • Duration: 3 hours
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Gold Coast 2-Hour Sails and Sights Cruise

Spend the morning cruising the Gold Coast Broadwater on the ‘Spirit of Gwonda’ catamaran. After boarding, set sail for the calm broadwater and see picturesque islands, Bottlenose dolphins, and the luxury Palazzo Versace hotel. Learn about the area from your informative skipper, relax on the foredeck, join in hoisting the sails, and enjoy a beer, glass of sparkling wine, or refreshment included in the tour price.
  • Duration: 2 hours
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  • Duration: 2 hours
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Private Gold Coast Sailing Cruise with Optional Seafood Lunch

Make like a VIP as you discover the glitzy resorts and idyllic beaches of the Gold Coast on-board your very own private sailboat. Hop on your luxury vessel for a scenic 2-hour cruise, accompanied by delicious appetizers or a lavish seafood lunch (if option selected). Sip a complimentary glass of sparkling wine as you float past the legendary Surfer’s Paradise, enjoy views of Wave Break Island and admire the glittering waterfront façade of the Palazzo Versace Hotel.
  • Duration: 2 hours
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  • Duration: 2 hours
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Gold Coast Sunset Cruise

Skip the nightlife and restaurant scene for a sunset cruise aboard a luxury catamaran. With a glass of champagne in hand, sail past secluded beaches and islands while getting the chance to sea life. Your tour also includes snacks and extra drinks (own expense) so you don’t have to do much besides take in views of the sunset and illuminated Surfer’s Paradise skyline.
  • Duration: 2 hours
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  • Duration: 2 hours
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Gold Coast Sightseeing Cruise

Admire the glittering Gold Coast from the water on a relaxing cruise from Surfers Paradise. On either a morning or afternoon tour, you’ll glide along the Nerang River and other coastal waterways to take advantage of photo ops of the Gold Coast’s high-rise hotels and resorts. Head toward Broadwater, pass by Marina Mirage and see Palazzo Versace. Coffee and tea is served on board the morning cruise, accompanied by either cake or a cheese platter, depending on the cruise selected.
  • Duration: 1 hour
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  • Duration: 1 hour
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Gold Coast 3-Hour Island Adventure Cruise

Step aboard our beautiful sailing aatamaran and enjoy 3 memorable hours on the picturesque and calm Gold Coast Broadwater. Take in the sights including impressive superyachts, Sea World, Palazzo Versace, South Stradbroke Island, Wavebreak Island and the Gold Coast Seaway. Then visit an isolated island beach only accessible by boat. Explore the island, jump in for a swim and enjoy our selection of beach games or just relax on the beach or on our trampoline style foredeck. Chill out to some cool tunes with an icy cold drink from our on-board bar and watch the world sail by.   Be sure to keep your eyes peeled for the friendly bottlenose dolphins who regularly join us.          
  • Duration: 3 hours
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  • Duration: 3 hours
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Gold Coast Skippered Canal Cruise

Sit back and relax while your guide takes you on a 1 to 5-Hour Sea the Sights Tour of the Gold Coast in-style onboard your own luxurious, unique electric boat, providing the ultimate experience in relaxation, fun and soft adventure. Our custom built boats are safe, and are particularly good for those people who have never been on a boat before. When you glide across the water, you'll be treated to a totally different boating experience, silky smooth and whisper quiet, your senses will thank you! Truly unwind and feel at one with the shimmering waters as you enjoy the peaceful and serene experience of having a guide onboard. From the moment you embark, your tour will encompass all of what the Gold Coast is famous for: Cruising the the magnificent canals, showcasing some of the Gold Coast prestigious real estate, spectacular skyline and wildlife. Duration: 1-5 hours skippered cruise for up to 10 people.
  • Duration: 1 to 5 hrs
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  • Duration: 1 to 5 hrs
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Gold Coast Boat Hire Self-Drive with No License Required

Sea the Sights and stand out from the others - experience the thrill of being your own captain onboard our fleet of luxurious, unique electric boats for hire, providing the ultimate experience in relaxation, fun & soft adventure. Our custom built boats are safe, and are particularly good for those people who have never been on a boat before. When you glide across the water, you'll be treated to a totally different boating experience, silky smooth and whisper quiet, your senses will thank you! Truly unwind and feel at one with the shimmering waters as you enjoy the ease to maneuver your vessel. From the moment you embark, your tour will encompass all of what the Gold Coast is famous for; cruising the the magnificent canals, showcasing some of the Gold Coast prestigious real estate, spectacular skyline and wildlife. Cruise between 1-4 hours to a maximum of 10 passengers.
  • Duration: 1 to 4 hrs
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  • Duration: 1 to 4 hrs
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Gold Coast Private Skippered Limo on the Water Canal Cruise

Stand out from the rest onboard our flagship vessel Limo on the Water. Sit back and relax while our guide takes you on a 1-5 Hour Sea the Sights Tour of the Gold Coast in our luxurious unique electric boat providing the ultimate experience in relaxation, fun & soft adventure. Our custom built boat is safe, and is particularly good for those people who have never been on a boat before. When you glide across the water, you'll be treated to a totally different boating experience, silky smooth & whisper quiet, your senses will thank you! Truly unwind & feel at one with the shimmering waters as you enjoy the peaceful serene experience of having a guide onboard. From the moment you embark, your tour will encompass all of what the Gold Coast is famous for: Cruising the magnificent canals, showcasing some of the Gold Coast prestigious real estate, spectacular skyline & wildlife. Duration: 1-5 hours Skippered Cruise for up to 12 people.
  • Duration: 1 to 5 hrs
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  • Duration: 1 to 5 hrs
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Tweed River Five-Course Seafood Degustation Cruise

Explore the Gold Coast’s beautiful Tweed Valley on this fun and filling sightseeing river cruise. Travel aboard the Spirit of Wollumbin and marvel at the valley’s natural beauty while feasting on a delicious five-course meal. Enjoy a multi-course chef-prepared lunch of locally-sourced seafood and produce and sip Australian wine and other beverages (included in the tour price).
  • Duration: 3 hours
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  • Duration: 3 hours
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Half-Day Whale Watching and Canal Cruise from the Gold Coast

Go in search of humpback whales on a whale-watching cruise of the shores of the Gold Coast. On board a custom-built boat with three viewing decks, you’ll enjoy uninterrupted views of the Pacific and listen to commentary about the whales and their ocean environment from a marine naturalist guide. Plus, float along the Nerang River canal to admire waterside homes. Small group sizes, guaranteeing rail side position. Select a departure time when booking.
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
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  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
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Sea World Whale Watch Cruise on the Gold Coast

Set sell to set eyes on one of the world’s largest mammals, humpback whales during this whale watching tour with a guide to help you spot them in the sea. Learn about these incredible, massive creatures from your guide and hear the bellow of whale calls with an underground microphone. Cast your eyes on the water’s surface looking for exhaling “blows” to find whales swimming by.
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
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